March 05, 2009 - 3:18 p.m.
On the road to a Perugian Towel
Last fall, my dear weaver friend, Cheryl, hosted a Perugian Towel class in her home in Maryland.
Perugian Towels are of great interest to me, as they are an example of a mixed-fiber period textile, with a linen warp and a cotton weft. My ultimate goal is to recreate one of these towels with my own handspun cotton. I am happy to report that I am half way there. Let me describe my journey...
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